Bundesliga

Ten Bundesliga defenders who should cut their teeth in the Premier League

With the New Year just around the corner, the excitement over the January transfer window has reached fever pitch here at the Football Transfer Tavern.

It is fair to say that the standard of defending in this seasons Premier League has not been of the highest order – so much so that league leaders Manchester United have already conceded a staggering 28 goals.

Manchester City have struggled to recapture their defensive form of last season, whilst the likes of David Luiz at Chelsea and Per Mertesacker at Arsenal have come in for criticism as their respective teams have also struggled for clean sheets over the first half of the campaign.

Here we take a look at ten defenders currently plying their trade in Germany, who would make decent signings for any Premier League club looking to shore up their back line, or add more dynamism in the full back positions.

Click on Borussia Dortmund’s Mats Hummels to unveil the ten defensive enforcers.

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